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Business of Cannabis Faculty Panel

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Learn what a formal education in The Business of Cannabis looks like – and how you can use it to break into this $25+ billion industry.

Career opportunities in the legal cannabis industry are expanding at a phenomenal rate – and employers are looking for people with core business skills and industry-specific knowledge.

Learn what a formal education in The Business of Cannabis looks like – and how you can use it to break into this $25+ billion industry. 

Join our industry-leading faculty members for a virtual discussion about cannabis business education and LIM's bachelor's and master's cannabis degree offerings:

Jesce Horton - Chief Executive Officer at LOWD
Teaching: The Business of Cannabis Cultivation and Manufacturing

Horton is co-founder of the Minority Cannabis Business Association, the first and largest non-profit organization developed to create equal access and economic empowerment for cannabis businesses and the communities affected by the war on drugs. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Resource Innovation Institute, an organization focused on creating energy efficiency solutions and standards for the global cannabis industry, and he also serves on the Board of Directors of the Oregon Cannabis Association.  

Kristin Jordan, Esq - Founder and CEO of Park Jordan
Teaching: Regulatory Compliance in the Cannabis Industry

As an attorney, drug policy activist, and thought leader, Jordan is also founder and CEO of Mannada, a NYC-based cannabis professional event production company. She is also a co-founder of the non-profit Cannabis Cultural Association and the founder of the Asian Cannabis Roundtable, a professional networking organization.

Michael Zaytsev - Academic Director, Business of Cannabis
Author of The Cannabis Business Book, Zaytsev is the founder of High NY, one of the world’s largest cannabis industry education and networking groups. High NY events have educated thousands of people both within and outside of the industry on various cannabis-related topics. Zaytsev has also served as a Cannabis Industry Mentor for the National Science Foundation's Innovation Corps entrepreneurship training program.